Members of federal workers and postal employee unions mobilized against Republican budget schemes that would - again - cut their pay.
"Today marks the first time in West Virginia history that our state officially reduced safety standards for coal miners."
"The board remains committed to the critical work of this agency and fully carrying out the law."
The national decline in union membership and soaring wage inequity are inescapable twin realities that make absurd the blaming of unions for fiscal problems.
Gov. Scott Walker signed legislation last week to lower the wages of Wisconsin's middle class workers.
Republicans aren't slowing down their steamroller despite widespread opposition that continued this week from all quarters in Wisconsin.
To Wisconsin GOP Gov. Scott Walker, America's labor union members are the same as murderous, beheading, caged-prisoner-immolating ISIS terrorists.
"There is no better fighter for America's middle class, for America's working people than Alison Lundergan Grimes," Warren told the crowd of IBEW union members.
The GOP is working desperately to deny the right to vote to citizens it doesn't like. You know, poor people, black people, Hispanic people, old people, females.
They are upset by a General Counsel's memo saying franchise holders and the chains that enfranchise them are both responsible for obeying wage and working condition laws.